Shipping industry under pressure to set carbon targets

Disagreement among nations means no carbon emissions targets have been set for international shipping, but voices from within the industry are calling for global curbs to be set soon, before…


Start Using A Reusable Water Bottle

The use of plastic water bottles is no doubt a contributing factor to our worsening global environment. The energy we waste using bottled water would be enough to power 190,000 homes. [ Join Now ]

Trees growing on forest land adjacent to Mount Rainier National Park are shown Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, near Ashford, Wash. The land is part of a new project of 520 acres on private timberland that allows the private nonprofit Nisqually Land Trust to sell so-called "carbon credits" to individuals and companies - including Microsoft Corp. - who are hoping to offset their carbon footprints. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

How to Reduce Your Family’s Carbon Footprint

Going green or being eco-friendly can seem intimidating, but reducing your carbon footprint doesn’t need to involve a radical lifestyle overhaul! There are many simple and affordable ways almost anyone…